Definition of onwards adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɒnwədz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɑːnwərdz//
    , NAmE//ˈɔːnwərdz//
    (especially British English) (usually North American English onward
    BrE BrE//ˈɒnwəd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɑːnwərd//
    , NAmE//ˈɔːnwərd//
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  1. 1from… onwards continuing from a particular time They lived there from the 1980s onwards. The pool is open from 7 a.m. onwards.
  2. 2(formal) forward We drove onwards towards the coast.